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Address: Preston Down Road, Paignton TQ3 1RN, England
Phone Number: +44 1803 520022
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Description:

It's free to visit this organic, working farm on the edge of Paignton.

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It's free to visit this organic, working farm on the edge of Paignton.

Open to the public 7 days a week, it includes a Farm Shop and Cafe serving local produce and a wonderful kitchen garden with a wartime allotment and air raid shelter. You can see farm animals including cows, sheep, goats, chickens, pigs and alpacas, and walk a lovely 2km nature trail with a bird hide.

The farm is run by local charity Torbay Coast and Countryside Trust with all profits going to support its conservation and education work.

The Trust run an events programme at Occombe and it's other sites, so please check the website for details of what's going on before you arrive. Free parking!

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great day out

fab place to either pop in for breakfast or lunch or spend the day doing activities and going for a walk. A little expensive, but then it's top quality and well run. A great place... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
diana b
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

fab place to either pop in for breakfast or lunch or spend the day doing activities and going for a walk. A little expensive, but then it's top quality and well run. A great place for families or individuals with lots of events throughout the year.

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Beddau, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had to call in to purchase our passes for the Berry Head quarry for fishing so never had the chance to fully sample what was on offer but what we did experience was friendly helpful staff and the home cooked food in the café was outstandingly good and at a reasonable price. Well worth a visit for that alone.... More 

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016

We have friends visiting from Bath, and although the weather wasn't to good we decided to try the walk. We arrived around lunch time so let's eat !!. Very good menu and friendly staff,by this time weather was awful so looked around the interior and went home, maybe next time?

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Thank Orbslos
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Nice food the staff are very helpful and carried our drinks to table. The foid was very nice. It was difficult to get around but I did get to see the pigs who put on a grand show for us Nice little place for lunch We missed the farm shop it closed before we had chance to go in so... More 

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Thank AlmaRH137
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

We had a lovely visit to Occombe Farm but left it a little late so will have to go earlier in the day next time. We had a lovely lunch and sat outside. Its a great place to visit with the kids and they have plenty play area, etc.

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Thank Bcvaughan
south west
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

Very great food in the restaurant. Nice if a bit pricey farm shop & butcher. Animals for the kids to look at / play with. Woodland walks, and plenty of functions on through the year to keep you occupied.

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Thank musher43
Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

Wonderful day out for families. Plenty to do and reasonably priced. We all enjoyed our day out. The treasure trails are very good fun.

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Thank colinwaldron8
Frome, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

been here one time and not too bad place go too ,nice and clean but price very high for farm shop ,will not go back again ,plus not much outside to look at as well

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Thank Rob W
South Ockendon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

We've been to Occombe farm a number of times and my family and I love to spend time with the animals on the farm - last time there were new born calves and shaggy cows to get up close with. The nature trails are good fun although wellies are recommended if the weather has been wet recently. We've not tried... More 

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Thank Kevin C
Paignton, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

Poor today. Had poached egg on toast. As the menu said one egg on two slices of toast, oh and a rasher of bacon that was hard as anything. Correction it was appalling! My wife had mushroom on toast and she too had one field mushroom on two slices of toast. The toast was not even buttered properly. Not going... More 

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